In what is one of the most engrossing U.S. political elections in recent memory, science is taking a more prominent role than ever. Where do the candidates stand on science and science policy? Come find out this Sunday, November 2nd when we discuss the scientific policies of presidential candidates Barack Obama and John McCain. IIT political Scientist Dr. Matthew Shapiro and University of Chicago ecology and evolutionary biologist Dr. Geoff Morris will be on hand to shed some light on the candidates’ current and projected science policy, talk about what it means for the future of science in the United States and abroad, and why science needs to be on your mind as you vote.
Hopleaf’s fabulous menu will be available, as well as their wide array of Belgian beers.
Hopleaf Bar (5148 N. Clark St., Chicago)
November 2, 7:00 PM